The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 64 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 45 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.38% 3.29% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 4.06% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,600 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1058 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.49% 80.94% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 747 702
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 45 £35,000 +5.26% 8
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 47 (45.63%) C++
2 39 (37.86%) Java
3 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.95%) C#
4 35 (33.98%) OOD
5 33 (32.04%) HTML
6 31 (30.10%) C
7 29 (28.16%) OO
8 26 (25.24%) PHP
9 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
10 24 (23.30%) Windows
11 23 (22.33%) CSS
12 22 (21.36%) Multimedia
12 22 (21.36%) MVC
13 21 (20.39%) jQuery
13 21 (20.39%) Mac OS
14 20 (19.42%) Web Services
14 20 (19.42%) SQL
15 19 (18.45%) Scrum
16 17 (16.50%) .NET
16 17 (16.50%) DTV
16 17 (16.50%) STL
16 17 (16.50%) Qt
16 17 (16.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 16 (15.53%) HTML5
17 16 (15.53%) TDD
18 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET
19 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
19 14 (13.59%) Python

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.77%) Apache
2 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.88%) Node.js
4 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SSH
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) DVB
3 1 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) MySQL
3 9 (8.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.94%) Big Data
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.94%) MS Access
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.80%) Ant
2 7 (6.80%) JUnit
2 7 (6.80%) Maven
2 7 (6.80%) Subversion
2 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.85%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.97%) MorphX
6 1 (0.97%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.97%) Mocha
6 1 (0.97%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 22 (21.36%) Multimedia
2 5 (4.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (75.73%) Developer
2 27 (26.21%) C++ Developer
3 25 (24.27%) Software Developer
4 17 (16.50%) Software Engineer
5 15 (14.56%) C++ Software Developer
6 14 (13.59%) PHP Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (12.62%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C Developer
8 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Programmer
10 6 (5.83%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.85%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.85%) Lead Developer
11 5 (4.85%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.85%) C++/C# Developer
12 4 (3.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) HTML
2 23 (22.33%) CSS
3 21 (20.39%) jQuery
4 20 (19.42%) Web Services
5 17 (16.50%) .NET
5 17 (16.50%) STL
5 17 (16.50%) Qt
5 17 (16.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 16 (15.53%) HTML5
7 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET
8 13 (12.62%) J2EE
9 12 (11.65%) Spring
10 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.80%) JSON
12 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.83%) SOAP
13 5 (4.85%) Ajax
13 5 (4.85%) Zend Framework
14 4 (3.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) DTV
2 13 (12.62%) IPTV
3 11 (10.68%) Digital Media
4 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
6 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.85%) Statistics
7 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.91%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.97%) EPoS
9 1 (0.97%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Mac OS
3 10 (9.71%) Apple iOS
4 8 (7.77%) Linux
5 7 (6.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) OOD
2 29 (28.16%) OO
3 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
5 22 (21.36%) MVC
6 19 (18.45%) Scrum
7 16 (15.53%) TDD
8 9 (8.74%) Web Development
8 9 (8.74%) BDD
9 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.77%) Change Management
9 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.80%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.85%) DevOps
13 3 (2.91%) B2B
13 3 (2.91%) iOS Development
13 3 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.91%) Cyber Security
14 2 (1.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) C++
2 39 (37.86%) Java
3 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.95%) C#
4 31 (30.10%) C
5 26 (25.24%) PHP
6 20 (19.42%) SQL
7 14 (13.59%) Python
8 10 (9.71%) PHP5
9 8 (7.77%) Perl
10 7 (6.80%) Ruby
11 6 (5.83%) VB.NET
12 5 (4.85%) Embedded C
12 5 (4.85%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.88%) TypeScript
13 4 (3.88%) VBA
14 3 (2.91%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.91%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.91%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (2.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) TOWER Software
3 6 (5.83%) Zend
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.91%) Apple
5 1 (0.97%) Sony
5 1 (0.97%) Twitter
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